Yiorgos Georgiadis

Date of birth08 March 1972
Place of birthHavala
NationalityGreek
Weight68 kg
Height1.75 m
PositionMidfielder

A lively midfielder who was seen at his best in a wide role, George was signed by Kenny Dalglish but Ruud Gullit had taken charge of the Toon before he was handed his United debut.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Panathinaikos 01 Jul 1997 05 Aug 1998
Newcastle United 05 Aug 1998 01 Jul 1999
PAOK Salonika 01 Jul 1999 01 Sep 2003

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1998-99 Newcastle United FA Cup
2
1
1998-99 Newcastle United League Cup 1
1
1998-99 Newcastle United Premier League 7
3
2
2000-01 PAOK Salonika UEFA Cup 1
1
2001-02 PAOK Salonika UEFA Cup 6
2003-04 Olympiakos UEFA Champions League 2
2
2004-05 Olympiakos UEFA Champions League 1
1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
08 Nov 1998 Manchester United v Newcastle United D 0-0 Premier League
11 Nov 1998 Newcastle United v Blackburn Rovers L 1-1 (2-4) League Cup 4th round
12 Dec 1998 Blackburn Rovers v Newcastle United D 0-0 Premier League
19 Dec 1998 Newcastle United v Leicester City W 1-0 Premier League
26 Dec 1998 Newcastle United v Leeds United L 0-3 Premier League
28 Dec 1998 Liverpool v Newcastle United L 4-2 Premier League
02 Jan 1999 Newcastle United v Crystal Palace W 2-1 FA Cup 3rd round
17 Jan 1999 Charlton Athletic v Newcastle United D 2-2 Premier League
07 Mar 1999 Newcastle United v Everton W 4-1 FA Cup Quarter-final
10 Mar 1999 Nottingham Forest v Newcastle United W 1-2 Premier League
13 Mar 1999 Newcastle United v Manchester United L 1-2 Premier League
20 Mar 1999 West Ham United v Newcastle United L 2-0 Premier League
05 Apr 1999 Newcastle United v Tottenham Hotspur D 1-1 Premier League


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1987-88 Greece Olympics 1
1989-90 Greece UEFA Under-18 1
1990-91 Greece Under-21
1
1
1991-92 Greece UEFA Under-21 2
1
1991-92 Greece Under-21 1
1992-93 Greece International Friendly 1
1992-93 Greece UEFA Under-21
1
1994-95 Greece International Friendly 1
1
1995-96 Greece International Friendly 2
1995-96 Greece UEFA European Championship 1
1
1
1996-97 Greece FIFA World Cup
2
1996-97 Greece International Friendly 2
1
1
1997-98 Greece FIFA World Cup 1
1
1997-98 Greece International Friendly 2
1
1999-00 Greece International Friendly 5
4
1999-00 Greece UEFA European Championship 1
1
2
2000-01 Greece FIFA World Cup 5
1
1
2000-01 Greece International Friendly 4
1
1
2001-02 Greece FIFA World Cup
1
2001-02 Greece International Friendly 1
6
2002-03 Greece International Friendly
5
2002-03 Greece UEFA European Championship 1
2003-04 Greece International Friendly
5
2004-05 Greece FIFA World Cup
2
2004-05 Greece International Friendly
1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
22 Sep 1987 West Germany v Greece L 3-0 Olympics Europe group A
29 Nov 1989 France v Greece W 1-2 UEFA U18 Group 3
16 Jan 1991 Greece v Italy W 1-0 U21
30 Oct 1991 Israel v Greece L 2-1 UEFA U21 Group
20 Nov 1991 Greece v Sweden L 1-3 UEFA U21 Group
29 Jan 1992 Greece v Italy L 0-1 U21
12 May 1992 Greece v Iceland W 3-0 UEFA U21 Group 5
16 Feb 1993 Greece v Luxembourg W 6-0 UEFA U21 Group 5
10 Mar 1993 Austria v Greece L 2-1 International Friendly
25 Jan 1995 Cyprus v Greece W 2-3 International Friendly
16 Aug 1995 Scotland v Greece L 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group 8
06 Sep 1995 San Marino v Greece W 0-4 UEFA European Championship Group 8
20 Sep 1995 Greece v Yugoslavia L 0-2 International Friendly
08 May 1996 Greece v Georgia W 2-1 International Friendly
10 Nov 1996 Croatia v Greece D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Group 1
22 Jan 1997 Israel v Greece D 1-1 International Friendly
19 Feb 1997 Greece v Portugal D 0-0 International Friendly
12 Mar 1997 Cyprus v Greece W 0-4 International Friendly
02 Apr 1997 Bosnia and Herzegovina v Greece W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Group 1
19 Aug 1997 Greece v Cyprus W 2-1 International Friendly
06 Sep 1997 Slovenia v Greece W 0-3 FIFA World Cup Group 1
11 Oct 1997 Greece v Denmark D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Group 1
18 Feb 1998 Greece v Russia D 1-1 International Friendly
08 Apr 1998 Romania v Greece L 2-1 International Friendly
06 Oct 1999 Greece v Albania W 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group 2
09 Oct 1999 Slovenia v Greece W 0-3 UEFA European Championship Group 2
13 Nov 1999 Greece v Nigeria W 2-0 International Friendly
16 Dec 1999 Greece v Moldova W 2-0 International Friendly
18 Dec 1999 Greece v Estonia D 2-2 International Friendly
23 Feb 2000 Greece v Austria W 4-1 International Friendly
26 Apr 2000 Republic of Ireland v Greece W 0-1 International Friendly
16 Aug 2000 Switzerland v Greece D 2-2 International Friendly
02 Sep 2000 Germany v Greece L 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 9
07 Oct 2000 Greece v Finland W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 9
11 Oct 2000 Albania v Greece L 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 9
15 Nov 2000 Greece v Slovakia L 0-2 International Friendly
13 Dec 2000 Greece v Yugoslavia D 1-1 International Friendly
28 Feb 2001 Greece v Russia D 3-3 International Friendly
28 Mar 2001 Greece v Germany L 2-4 FIFA World Cup Europe group 9
25 Apr 2001 Croatia v Greece D 2-2 International Friendly
02 Jun 2001 Greece v Albania W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 9
15 Aug 2001 Russia v Greece D 0-0 International Friendly
05 Sep 2001 Finland v Greece L 5-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 9
10 Nov 2001 Greece v Estonia W 4-2 International Friendly
14 Nov 2001 Greece v Cyprus L 1-2 International Friendly
13 Feb 2002 Greece v Sweden D 2-2 International Friendly
17 Apr 2002 Greece v Czech Republic D 0-0 International Friendly
12 May 2002 Greece v Romania W 3-2 International Friendly
15 May 2002 Greece v Cyprus W 3-1 International Friendly
16 Oct 2002 Greece v Armenia W 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group 6
20 Nov 2002 Greece v Republic of Ireland D 0-0 International Friendly
29 Jan 2003 Cyprus v Greece W 1-2 International Friendly
12 Feb 2003 Greece v Norway W 1-0 International Friendly
26 Mar 2003 Austria v Greece D 2-2 International Friendly
30 Apr 2003 Slovakia v Greece D 2-2 International Friendly
15 Nov 2003 Portugal v Greece D 1-1 International Friendly
18 Feb 2004 Greece v Bulgaria W 2-0 International Friendly
28 Apr 2004 Netherlands v Greece L 4-0 International Friendly
29 May 2004 Poland v Greece L 1-0 International Friendly
03 Jun 2004 Liechtenstein v Greece W 0-2 International Friendly
18 Aug 2004 Czech Republic v Greece D 0-0 International Friendly
09 Oct 2004 Ukraine v Greece D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 2
17 Nov 2004 Greece v Kazakhstan W 3-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 2


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.